Zack DeMeola is the Director of Legal Education and the Legal Profession at the Institute for the Advancement of the American Legal System (IAALS), a national, independent research center at the University of Denver dedicated to facilitating continuous improvement and advancing excellence in the American legal system. At IAALS, he works to improve the delivery of legal services through a variety of projects that focus on education, licensing and admission into the profession, the intersection of law and technology, and the regulation of the legal profession. He is currently leading the IAALS Unlocking Legal Regulation Project, which supports and facilitates efforts to improve the regulation of legal services in the United States. Mr. DeMeola joined IAALS in 2017 after having litigated in private practice for six years. He is a member of the Governing Council of the ABA Center for Innovation and a co-founder and organizing member of the Denver Legal Hackers. He graduated from William & Mary School of Law, obtained a Master’s degree in American Studies from the College of William and Mary, and received his B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania.